Career Opportunities at CHKD

Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

The Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters is an 18-bed critical care unit dedicated to expertly caring for infant, children, and adolescents who require stabilization and life-supporting interventions. The major admitting diagnoses’ to the unit include cardiac surgical patients, general surgical patients requiring post-op intensive care, emergency airway management, trauma, burns, multi-system organ failure and hemodynamic instability.

The PICU is seeking experienced ICU and/or expert pediatric nurses to join their nursing staff. As a teaching hospital, CHKD provides a strong competency based orientation to new nurses, with critical care classes and supervised hands-on clinical practice.

If you are a critical thinking, multi-tasking, organized nurse who wishes to make a difference in the life of Hampton Roads’ children, please consider applying for our positions. Our unit is a wonderful environment to begin your career, or sharpen your skills, while caring for critically ill kids. Come experience the rewards of building your pediatric career at CHKD. Our staff members work 12-hour shifts, and just every third week-end. We provide comprehensive compensation and benefits.

Please apply on-line or fax your confidential resume to Nurse Recruiter at (757) 668-8685.